Saturday, January 15, 2005

Examples of False Dilemma

The advocate portrays one option as necessarily excluding another option, when in fact there is no necessary connection.

In this podcast we discuss False Dichotomies and False Dilemmas.

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For a comprehensive and considered written commentary on False Dilemma (and other fallacies) - see The skeptic's field guide to spotting fallacies in thinking - Humbug!

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